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The Arsene Lepine - Herlock Soames Affair: the Great Detective Versus the Master Criminal

by Chester, S. Beach \[introduction by Philip Jose Farmer\] \[illustrations by Rob Pudim\]

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biblioboy
Published
1976
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
y First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780915230112
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$30.00

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Boulder: The Aspen Press. Boulder: Fine. 1976. First Edition; First Printing. 0915230119 . First edition. Limitedto 200 hardcover copies of 750 total copies. This is copy # 101 noted on the last page by the publisher 88 pages plus ads at the rear. Near Fine copy with light edge wear and light dust soiling. See… Read more
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Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine for October1952

by Edited by Ellery Queen with stories by James Cain ,Roy Vickers, S.R. Ross and others

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biblioboy
Published
1952
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$15.00

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New York, Ny,: The American Mercury. American Mercury , NY , 1952 First Edition 144 page Digest Sized magazine Edited by Ellery Queen with stories by James Cain ,Roy Vickers, S.R. Ross and others A very good copy with light edge wear, light dust soiling , Text lightly toned. See Photos hollywood 6 … Read more
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$15.00
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The Rattle-Rat

by Van De Wetering, Janwillem

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biblioboy
Published
1985
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st American edition
ISBN
9780394547107
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$20.00

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New York, New York: Pantheon Books. 1985. First American Edition; First Printing. Inscribed and signed by the author on the title page. 282 pages . A fine copy in like dust jacket. See Photos Bx 52
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The Interloper

by Oppenheim E. Phillips

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biblioboy
Published
1927
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Early edition
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$27.00

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Boston, MA: Little, Brown & Company. Very Good. 1927. Early edition. Hardcover. The book has light edge wear, light dust soiling, Asmall chip in the lower margin of the first two pages in margin only no loss. A tight clean copy . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 307… Read more
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Easy Virtue

by Kaiser, Janice

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biblioboy
Published
1997
Condition
Fine
Edition
y First Edition Thus; First Printing
ISBN
9781551663029
Item Price
$10.29

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Canada: Mira. Canada: Fine. 1997. First Edition Thus; First Printing. 9781551663029 . A fine copy with minor edge wear, appears unread. See Photos ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 442 pages . SR bx 1 . Fine. Paperback. y First Edition Thus; First Printing. 1st Printing. 1997.
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Wolf in Sheep's Clothing

by Campbell, Ann

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biblioboy
Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
y First Paperback Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780451202956
Item Price
$12.80

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New York: Signet. New York: Near Fine. 2001. First Paperback Edition; First Printing. Softcover. 0451202953 . The book has light edge wear and minor dust soiling to the top page edges else a fine unread copy. See photos ; Annie O'Hara & Claudius Mysteries; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 272 pages .<br /><br /><br />SR 1/1… Read more
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If Looks Could Kill

by White, Kate

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biblioboy
Published
2003
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Paperback Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780446612579
Item Price
$10.80

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New York: Vision. Very Good. 2003. First Paperback Edition; First Printing. Mass Market Paperback. 044661257x . A very good to near fine copy with light spine roll and readers creases , else a tight clean copy. ; 6.60 X 4.10 X 1.40 inches; 416 pages .
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Blind Instinct

by Walker, Robert W. & Robert Wayne Walker

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biblioboy
Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Paperback Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780515131505
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$10.80

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New York: Jove. Near Fine. 2001. First Paperback Edition; First Printing. Mass Market Paperback. 0515131504 . A near fine copy with light edge wear and light readers creasing to the spine ; Jessica Coran; 6.60 X 4 X 0.90 inches; 374 pages .
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THE COMIC BOOK KILLER: A NOVEL

by Lupoff, Richard A. [introduction by Joe Gores] [afterword by Algis Budrys] [comic illustrations by Alex Schomburg, Trina Robbins and Steve Leialoha]

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biblioboy
Published
1988
Condition
As New in As New dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Item Price
$44.00

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Martinez: Offspring Press. As New in As New dust jacket. 1988. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. First edition. Mystery novel involving a very rare comic book. [300] pages [last numbered page is 270] including a black-and-white "comic" ["Gangsters at War"] at the rear. New copy [the separate, unpaginated, color comic book is also present] in Dust Wrapper… Read more
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FEW DIE WELL [A NOVEL OF SUSPENSE]

by Noel, Sterling [Dust Wrapper art by Herbstman]

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biblioboy
Published
1953
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Item Price
$23.00

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New York: Farrar Straus & Young [1953]. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1953. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. First edition. A suspense novel set in 1949 involving spies at an Atomic submarine plant. Hubin [1984 Crime Fiction, page 300]. 206 pages. VG or better copy in similar Dust Wrapper with several short edge tears.; 8vo … Read more
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The Big Nowhere

by Ellroy, James

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biblioboy
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition Thus; First Printing
ISBN
9780892962839
Item Price
$79.00

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New York / [Hastings-on-Hudson]: The Mysterious Press / [Ultramarine] [1988]. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1988. First Edition Thus; First Printing. Hardcover. 0892962836 . First Signed Limited edition. Copy #245of 350 numbered cloth bound [of 400 total] copies signed by the author. 406 pages. Spine somewhat flat from being read and faintly spotted, else Near Fine copy… Read more
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Startling Mystery Stories Volume 1 Number 5 - Summer 1967 - Whole Number 5

by Edited by Robert W. Lowndes

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biblioboy
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Item Price
$18.80

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New York: Health Knowledge Inc. Very Good. 1967. First Edition; First Printing. Magazine. First edition. Magazine. Pictorial wrappers [about 5.25" x 7"], saddle-stapled. 130 pages, illustrated. With Stories by Seabury Quinn, Robert W. Lowndes, Leslie Jones, Robert Barr, Edward D. Hoch, Murray Leinster. A very good copy with some light scattered speck staining to the covers with light front… Read more
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TOMORROW'S HORIZON: A NOVEL OF THE WORLD OF TOMORROW

by Meagher, George E

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biblioboy
Published
1947
Condition
Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Item Price
$31.00

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Philadelphia: Dorrance & Company [1947]. Good in Good dust jacket. 1947. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. First edition. Future war novel [set in 1952] with an Oriental background. Reginald 09980. Also listed in Hubin [1984 Crime Fiction, page 282]. Red cloth with gold lettering, 136 pages. Oswald Train's bookplate. One rear corner stained, top edge soiled, else… Read more
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THE TRAITOR

by Horler, Sydney

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biblioboy
Published
1936
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First American Edition; First Printing
Item Price
$21.00

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Boston: Little Brown and Company. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1936. First American Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. First US edition. Mystery novel. Hubin [1984 Crime Fiction, page 205]. Black cloth with red lettering, 313 pages. VG+ copy with wear to one corner [but lacking the Dust Wrapper].; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 313 pages .
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image of ACT OF PROVIDENCE [AN EPISODE IN THE CAREER OF LUCIUS LEFFING]

ACT OF PROVIDENCE [AN EPISODE IN THE CAREER OF LUCIUS LEFFING]

by Brennan, Joseph Payne and Donald M. Grant \[illustrated by Robert Arrington\]

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biblioboy
Published
1979
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$72.00

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West Kingston: Donald M. Grant Publisher [1979]. West Kingston: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1979. First Edition; First Printing. First edition. Deluxe edition limited to 250 copies signed by both authors [Joseph Payne Brennan and Donald M. Grant]. 122 pages, illustrated. Fine Copy in fine Dust Wrapper [with one tiny corner crease] in slipcase… Read more
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$72.00
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Wild Horses

by Francis, Dick with An Appreciation by H. R. F. Keating

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biblioboy
Published
1994
Condition
As New
Edition
y First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9781873567173
Item Price
$175.00

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Bristol, UK: Scorpion Press [1994]. Bristol, UK: As New in As New dust jacket. 1994. First Edition; First Printing. 1873567170 . Signed limited first edition. Copy #75 of 99 numbered copies that are quarter bound in green leather, gold gilt spine lettering, with marbled paper over boards; and signed by the author. New copy in clear… Read more
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Mystery Digest Vol. 4 No. 4 July-August 1960

by (Mystery Digest) [Rolfe Passer, editor and publisher] [Rolfe Passer, Dolores Casella, Jon A. Teta, Greta Munich, Ann St. Clair, Patricia A. Brittigan, M. Frank Harris, Marietta Patti, Joseph Cummings, Wilkie Collins]

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biblioboy
Published
1960
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Item Price
$18.00

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New York: Shelton Publishing Corp.. Very Good. 1960. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. First edition. Magazine. Pictorial wrappers [about 5.25" x 7.5"], 128 pages last numbered page is 126, illustrated. A very good copy with the spine creased and a tear to the heel, scattered cover foxing, text paper tanned. See Photos ; 16mo 6"… Read more
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BOTTLED IN BLONDE: THE PETER KANE DETECTIVE STORIES

by Cave, Hugh B. [illustrated by Jill Bauman] [introduction by Don Hutchison]

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biblioboy
Published
2000
Condition
Very Good in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9781878252487
Item Price
$30.00

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Minneapolis: F & B Mystery [Fedogan & Bremer]. Very Good in Fine dust jacket. 2000. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 1878252488 . First edition. This copy has been inscribed and signed by the Dust Wrapper artist, Jill Bauman, on the title page. This version is one of 1000 trade copies. Collects nine stories [plus a Foreword] by Hugh… Read more
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The Marble Kite [An Alex Rasmussen Mystery]

by Daniel, David [Dust Wrapper design and illustration by Jennifer Carrow, author photo by Star Jannakas]

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biblioboy
Published
2005
Condition
Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780312323516
Item Price
$15.60

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New York: Thomas Dunne Books / Saint Martin's Minotaur [2005]. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2005. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0312323514 . First edition. 293 pages. Near Fine copy in Fine Dust Wrapper.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 293 pages .
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THE ROAD TO PARADISE: A NOVEL + IRISH ENCOUNTERS: A SHORT TRAVEL

by Roberts, Keith

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biblioboy
Published
1988
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780948893322
Item Price
$80.00

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[Worcester Park]: Kerosina Books. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1988. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 094889332X . Signed Limited first editions. Copy #86 of 250 numbered copies signed by the author. 228 pages. Fine copy in Fine Dust Wrapper. Accompanied by copy number 122 of 300 numbered copies of Irish Encounters and for which the ISBN is… Read more
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$80.00